Search Director

After dropping out of college, Niki went to a recruitment agency on her 17th birthday and started working in media 10 days later. After 10 years in the industry, she was named as one of Media Week’s 30 Under 30 2018, and was the youngest Business Director Mindshare have hired in the history of the company. She now leads the paid search team in the UK and champions school leavers and non-graduates.

Judging panel

Rob Pierre

Chief Executive Officer

Emily Van Lierop

Global Head of Search and Social
Volkswagen at PHD Global

John Stuchfield

Head of Paid Search
Havas Media Group

Nick Bamber

Digital Marketing Director

Niki Grant

Search Director

Ravleen Beeston

UK Head of Sales

Luis Navarrete Gómez

Head of Global Search Marketing
LEGO Group

Rebecca Weeks

Head of Organic Performance
Manning Gottlieb OMD